Shelina Wardrope

RE/MAX Realty Professionals

Cell 403-710-2237

Office 403-239-8524


Looking to quickly buy or sell your home?

Buying or selling a home is a big decision, and one that can be both exciting and stressful. Whether you're a first-time homebuyer or looking to sell your current property, there are several things you can do to make the process faster and smoother. We'll share some tips for selling your home and how to sell your home fast, as well as some advice for first-time homebuyers.

Tips for Selling Your Home

  1. Price it right: One of the most important factors in selling your home quickly is pricing it correctly. Make sure you do your research and price your home based on comparable properties in your area. Overpricing your home will turn off potential buyers and can lead to your property staying on the market for a longer period of time.

  2. Declutter and depersonalize: When potential buyers come to view your home, they want to be able to picture themselves living there. This can be difficult if your home is cluttered or filled with personal items. Consider decluttering your home and removing any personal items, such as family photos, before putting it on the market.

  3. Make minor repairs: Small repairs can go a long way in making your home more appealing to buyers. Fix any leaky faucets, replace burned-out light bulbs, and touch up any scuffed or chipped paint. These minor repairs will make your home look more well-maintained and move-in ready.

  4. Stage your home: Staging your home involves arranging your furniture and decor in a way that showcases your home's best features. Consider hiring a professional stager to help you make the most of your space and create an inviting atmosphere for potential buyers.

Sell Your Home Fast

  1. Work with a real estate agent: A good real estate agent can help you sell your home quickly by listing it on the right platforms and networking with other agents to find potential buyers.

  2. Price it to sell: As mentioned earlier, pricing your home correctly is key to selling it quickly. Consider pricing it slightly lower than comparable properties in your area to attract more interest.

  3. Market your home: In addition to listing your home on popular real estate websites, consider other marketing strategies such as social media advertising and open houses.

  4. Be flexible: Being flexible with showing times and negotiating on price can make your home more appealing to potential buyers and help you sell it faster.

First Time Home Buyers

  1. Get pre-approved for a mortgage: Before you start house hunting, get pre-approved for a mortgage. This will give you a better idea of what you can afford and help you narrow down your search.

  2. Work with a real estate agent: A good real estate agent can help you navigate the home buying process and find properties that meet your needs and budget.

  3. Consider all costs: When budgeting for your first home, don't forget to consider all the costs involved, including closing costs, property taxes, and homeowner's insurance.

  4. Do your research: Take the time to research neighborhoods, schools, and other factors that are important to you before making an offer on a home.

In conclusion, whether you're buying or selling a home, there are several things you can do to make the process smoother and faster. If you're intrested in learning more, contact me today at 403.710.2237 or send me an email at

Data is supplied by Pillar 9™ MLS® System. Pillar 9™ is the owner of the copyright in its MLS®System. Data is deemed reliable but is not guaranteed accurate by Pillar 9™.
The trademarks MLS®, Multiple Listing Service® and the associated logos are owned by The Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) and identify the quality of services provided by real estate professionals who are members of CREA. Used under license.